Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Spicy Chettinad chicken


Chicken -  500gms

Onion - 1no

Tomato - 1no

Ginger&garlic paste - 1tsp

Mustard seeds - 1tsp

Coriander & curry leaves - to garnish

Salt - to taste

Oil -3tsp

To grind:

Cloves - 2nos

Funnel seeds - 1tsp

Pepper corns - 1tsp

Red chilly - 4 nos

Patta - medium size

Cumin - 1tsp

Coriander seeds - 1tsp

Poppy seeds - 1/2tsp

Heat a kadai without oil, fry the above ingredients..after it cool,  grind them into fine powder


1)Heat oil in a Kadai, add mustard seeds then add onion  and add ginger&garlic paste saute them for few mins till raw smell goes

2)Add tomato fry till oil separates

3)Then add the grinded masala powder to it and add little water boil them for 3-4mins 

4)Add chicken to it and cooks them for 10-15mins(if u need u can also add coconut milk after chicken becomes soft)

5)Finally garnish with coriander & curry leaves

This food item goes well with: chappathi,rice and naan


Padma said...

Looks delicious and nice presentation :)

Ramya said...

Uve been tagged dear!!

Priya said...

Woww mouthwatering dish...lovely presentation Rekha!

Subhie Arun said... n presentation..thx 4 sharin!

priya said...

hey rekha,

Sooooper da....looks sooooo yummy!!

Priti said...

Looks too gud..nice clicks

Lena Rashmin Raj said...

hai rekhaa.. :) fst time here...i was looking forward for a chettinadu chicken recipe...this looks delicious..and d way you decorated it and garnishin within capsicum bowl...dats amazing... :)

Parita said...

Nicely presented :)

CHAITRA said...

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Kitchen Flavours said...

Oh wow...super spicy recipe...looks extremely yummy....

Sireesha said...

Happy ganesh chaturthi to you & your family dear :)
Nice presentation.
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Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

Very nicely presented...

Sushma Mallya said...
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Sushma Mallya said...

hi rekha...Nice blog...loved the look of it..really a nice presentation and a lovely click as well....

Jyoti said...

Love your version of chettinad chicken. Looks spicy and delicious.

priya said...

Hi rekha,

I ve tagged u, dear..plz visit my blog!

Rekha shoban said...

Thank u padma,ramya,priya, subbie,priya,priti,lena,parita, chaitra,sireesha, sushma and jyothi.

srikars kitchen said...

sounds delicious.. nice click.. u have a wonderful blog & yummy recipes.. first time here/.. added u in my blogroll..

Sarah Naveen said...

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priya said...

hi rekha!

sterday i tried this n it came out very well...thk u so much for posing such a yummy recipe da!

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s said...

looks mouthwatering..and great combo...


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